Home > DEP Home > DEPweb > Learning Modules > GNP per Capita
GNP per Capita
Study the chart, and then complete the exercises below.

Chart 2. Growth of GNP, Population, and GNP per Capita, 1980–1998
(with and without China & India)

In many developing countries, moderate GNP growth is counteracted by rapid population growth. As a result, between 1980 and 1998, the average annual GNP per capita growth rate for middle- and low-income countries (excluding China and India) was less than high-income countries.

Explore Chart 2:

Contact Us | Help/FAQ | Index | Search
© 2001 The World Bank Group, All Rights Reserved. Terms and Conditions. Privacy Policy.